MAPPA is a proud member of the
International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium
which "protects the public by establishing standards and
facilitating reciprocity for the credentialing of addiction-related
professionals. The largest organization of its kind, the IC&RC
represents more than 40,000 professionals worldwide."  
To transfer your Prevention
Credentials into or out of
the state of Maryland or to
learn more about
Reciprocity,
click here.
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about MAPPA, send an email to
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A multidisciplinary resource for professionals in the addictions treatment and recovery services field.
The Maryland Center of Excellence on Problem Gambling is
a program of the University of Maryland School of Medicine
that has been established to address gambling problems.

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MAPPA - Maryland
Association of
Prevention
Professionals and
Advocates
P. O. Box 609
Linkwood, Maryland
21835-0609
mdamericorpsfellow@yahoo.com
Welcome to MAPPA, the Maryland Association of
Prevention Professionals and Advocates.
International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium
  • Providing a free and confidential 24-hour helpline

  • Maintaining a problem gambling counselor referral list
    and developing a network of problem gambling
    capable treatment providers.

  • Training counselors, educators, prevention specialists,
    and other health care and social service providers and
    developing new training approaches

  • Developing and implementing prevention and
    community outreach programs

  • Engaging in evaluation and research

  • Educating the citizens of Maryland through public
    awareness campaigns
Please extend a warm welcome and hearty
congratulations!
to the newest members of the
Office and Representatives of MAPPA
for the 2017-2020 years:

  • Secretary - Marvena Simmonds
  • Upper Eastern Shore Representative:  Charlene Jones
  • Lower Eastern Shore Representative:  Cynthia Shifler
  • Southern Representative:  Anthony Greene